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US Airways Information:

US Airways Information
US Airways IATA
US
US Airways ICAO
AWE
US Airways Callsign
CACTUS
Founded 1939 (as All American Aviation)
Hubs
  • Charlotte/Douglas International Airport
  • Philadelphia International Airport
  • Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
Focus cities
  • LaGuardia Airport
  • Las Vegas McCarran International Airport
  • Logan International Airport
  • Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
Frequent flyer program Dividend Miles
Member lounge Club
Alliance Star Alliance
Subsidiaries Piedmont Airlines
PSA Airlines
Fleet size 353 (+153 orders)
Destinations 231
Parent company Group
Company slogan Fly With US
Headquarters Tempe, Arizona, United States
Key people Doug Parker (CEO)
Scott Kirby (President)
Robert Isom (COO)

US Airways History:

US Airways is a part in US airways group. US airway is the fifth biggest airways in United States of America. Star Alliance member has a fleet called 353 mainline jets, 319 regional jets. US Airways Connecting with 200 destinations in north, Central America, Caribbean, Hawaii and Europe. As per records, the employees of US airways are 33,750 in world wide. US airways running flights are 1300 aircrafts. The airways combined with America West Airlines in the year of 2005 and the combined airline name is US airways.

US airways main hubs are in Charlotte, Philadelphia and Phoenix. Some more hubs are in Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Washington, DC, McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, LaGuardia Airport in New York, and Logan International Airport in Boston.

The US airways company founders are du Pont family brothers Richard C. du Pont, Alexis Felix du Pont, Jr. and CEO Steven Gardner. The company name was changed in the year 1949 as All American airways. In 1953, the company name was again renamed as Allegheny Airlines.

US Airways Destination:

    US Airways Destination in Charlotte (CLT)
  1. US Airways Destination in Paris, France (CDG), begins April 21
  2. US Airways Destination in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (GIG), begins June 1/October 1
    US Airways Destination in Philadelphia (PHL)
  1. US Airways Destination in Birmingham, United Kingdom (BHX) begins May 12
  2. US Airways Destination in Oslo, Norway (OSL) begins May 21
  3. US Airways Destination in Tel Aviv, Israel (TLV) begins July 2
  4. US Airways Destination in Beijing, China (PEK) Delayed until Spring 2010

Discontinued routes:

    US Airways Discontinued in Las Vegas (LAS)
  1. US Airways Discontinued in Baltimore (BWI) ends July 8
  2. US Airways Discontinued in Calgary (YYC) ends July 1
  3. US Airways Discontinued in Edmonton (YEG) ends May 9
  4. US Airways Discontinued in New York (JFK) ends May 9
  5. US Airways Discontinued in Portland (PDX) ends July 8
    US Airways Discontinued in Pittsburgh (PIT)
  1. US Airways Discontinued in Newark (EWR) ends March 7

US Airways Fleet:

US Airways Aircraft Total Orders US Airways Passengers
(First-Envoy*/Economy)
US Airways Routes
US Airways Airbus A319-100 93 9 124 (12/112) North America / Central America
Canada, Caribbean, Mexico, United States
US Airways Airbus A320-200 74 51 150 (12/138) North America / Central America
Canada, Caribbean, Mexico, United States
US Airways Airbus A321-200 33 33 183 (16/167) North America / Central America
Canada, Caribbean, United States
US Airways Airbus A330-200 0 15 258 (20/238) Transatlantic / Transpacific
Asia, Europe
US Airways Airbus A330-300 9 0 288 (29/259) Caribbean / Transatlantic
Caribbean, Europe
Airbus A350-800 0 18 270 (36/234)  
Airbus A350-900 0 4 330 (36/294)  
US Airways Boeing 737-300 30 0 126 (12/114)
134 (8/126
North America
Canada,Carribbean,United States
US Airways Boeing 737-400 40 0 144 (12/132) North America
Canada,Carribbean,United States
US Airways Boeing 757-200 39 0 193 (8/185)
176 (12s/164)
190 (14/176)
North America / Central America / Transatlantic
Caribbean, Europe, Mexico, United States
US Airways Boeing 767-200ER 10 0 204 (18/186) North America / Transatlantic/ South America,
Brazil , Europe, United States
US Airways Embraer 190 25 23 99 (11/88) North America
Canada, United States
Total 353 153    

US Airways Retired Fleets (Air Crafts):

US Airways Aircraft Year Retired US Airways Replacement
US Airways BAe-146 1991 US Airways Boeing 737
US Airways Fokker F28-4000 1997 US Airways Express Fleet
US Airways Fokker F28-1000 1997 US Airways Express Fleet
US Airways BAC 1-11 1989 Boeing 737 and US Airways Express Fleet
US Airways Boeing 727-100   US Airways Boeing 737 and Airbus A320 family
US Airways Boeing 727-200 2000 US Airways Airbus A320 family
US Airways Boeing 747-200 1994 None
US Airways Boeing 737-100 2000 US Airways Airbus A320 family
US Airways Boeing 737-200 2001/2005 US Airways Airbus A320 family
US Airways Douglas DC-9-30 2001 US Airways Airbus A320 family
US Airways Fokker F100 2002 US Airways Airbus A320 family
US Airways McDonnell Douglas MD-80 2002 US Airways Airbus A320 family

US Airways Cabin:

  1. Envoy Sleeper Seats
  2. Envoy Class
  3. Domestic First Class
  4. Economy Class

Choices on board:

  • Food and beverages


Breakfast:

  • Fruit and cheese platter $7
  • Turkey-ham on molasses bread $7


Lunch/dinner

  • Pastrami reuben sandwich $7
  • Corn off the Cobb Salad $7

Served all day

  • In-flight Café Snack Box $5

Beverages:
Coffee and tea
* Mother Parker's Coffee (regular and decaffeinated)
* Mother Parker's Tea

Non-alcoholic:
* Coca-Cola Classic
* Diet Coke
* Sprite
* Diet Sprite Zero
* Minute Maid Apple Juice
* Minute Maid Cranberry Apple Cocktail
* Minute Maid Orange Juice
* Aquarius Water
* Seagram's Tonic Water
* Seagram's Seltzer Water
* Seagram's Ginger Ale
* Mott's Tomato Juice
* Mr. & Mrs. 'T' Bloody Mary Mix

Wine: $7
Selected premium wines are available. Ask your flight attendant for the current selections.
Beer: $7
* Budweiser
* Heineken
* Bud Light

Cocktails and Cordials: $7
* Finlandia Vodka
* Jack Daniels Whiskey
* Tanqueray Gin
* Bacardi Silver Rum
* Glenlivet Scotch
* Baileys Irish Cream

US Airways Code Share:

  1. Air China
  2. Air New Zealand
  3. Air One (now merged with Alitalia)
  4. Asiana Airlines
  5. Bahamasair
  6. BMI British Midland
  7. EVA Air
  8. Hawaiian Airlines (Hawaii Inter-Island Service Only)
  9. Lufthansa
  10. Royal Jordanian
  11. Singapore Airlines
  12. Spanair
  13. Swiss International Air Lines
  14. TAP Portugal
  15. United Airlines
  16. Virgin Atlantic Airways
  17. Winair

US Airways Accindents and Incidents:

Flight Date Aircraft Location Injuries
Fatal Serious Minor Uninjured
499 February 21, 1986 McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31 Erie, Pennsylvania     1 22
5050 September 20, 1989 Boeing 737-401 Flushing, New York, New York 2 3 18 40
1493 February 1, 1991 Boeing 737-3B7 Los Angeles, California 34 13 17 37
405 March 22, 1992 Fokker 28-4000 Flushing, New York, New York 27 9 12 3
1016 July 2, 1994 McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32 Charlotte, North Carolina 37 16 4  
427 September 8, 1994 Boeing 737-3B7 Hopewell Township, Beaver County, Pennsylvania 132      
1172 October 16, 2003 Airbus A319-112 Tampa, FL   1 2 103
1549 January 15, 2009 Airbus A320-214 New York, NY     1 (approx. 77 people treated for hypothermia)[51] 154

US Airways Check-in:

Check-in option is now online in all airlines. US airways giving the option to check-in up to one day before your flight departure time.

The requirements for using flight check-in:
1. Check-in option use one and half an hour to one day before your flight departure time.
2. Us airways not allowing grouping which have more than 9 people.
3. Minors are not allowed without parents or guardian who under 15 years.

With check-in option you can change or select your site.
1. As per US airways rules, an every passenger arrives one and half hour before flight departure time.
2. The cut-off time is only half an hour for every passenger.
3. If the passenger is international passenger, those are arriving at airport before 2 hours the flight departure time.
4. Domestic travelers must be at boarding gate at least 15 minutes before flight departure time.
5. For international passenger must be arriving at boarding gate minimum 30 minutes before your flight departure time.

US Airways Baggage:

Checked Bags Less than 50 lb/23 kg 51-70 lbs/23-32 kg 71-100 lbs/32-45 kg
First Bag $15 $50 $100
Second Bag $25 $75 $125
Third-Ninth Bag $100 $150 $200

1. Carry-on Luggage Maximum Dimensions: 45 linear inches/115 centi meters (11 x 14 x 26 inches/ 28 x 35 x 66 centi meters)
2. Carry-on Luggage Maximum Weight Maximum Dimensions : 40 lb/18 kg
3. Personal Item: 21 in x 16 in x 8 in (length x width x height)

Size requirements:
1. Up to 45 in/115 cm (14 x 9 x 22 in or 36 x 23 x 56 cm)
2. Up to 40 lbs/18 kg .

Checked Baggage Dimensions Free Per Bag
Less than 62 inches / 57 cm Standard fee applies
62 to 80 inches / 203 cm $100
Over 80 inches / 203 cm Send via sports Express of other commercial shipper


Baggage liability:

  1. antiques/heirlooms/collectibles
  2. artistic items
  3. blueprints
  4. books/manuscripts/publications
  5. business samples/equipment/documents & irreplaceable items
  6. computer hardware/software & related items
  7. currency
  8. electronic components
  9. equipment & related items
  10. jewelry
  11. keys
  12. lifesaving medication
  13. natural fur products
  14. negotiable papers/securities/documents
  15. optics
  16. photographic/cinematographic audio/video equipment & related items
  17. precious metals/stones
  18. silverware
  19. sound reproduction equipment & related items
  20. spirits

US Airways Career:

  • US Airways Career in Acoounting
  • US Airways Career in Customer Relations
  • US Airways Career in Customer Service
  • US Airways Career in Fleet Services
  • US Airways Career in Inflight
  • US Airways Career in Maintenance
  • US Airways Career in Pilot

US Airways Phone Number:

US Airways Phone Number: 800-428-4322
US Airways Phone Number:1-800-428-4322


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